Schmaltz-RauenNatalie Schmaltz and Brandon Rauen, Palatine, Ill., announce their engagement.
Natalie Schmaltz and Brandon Rauen, Palatine, Ill., announce their engagement.
Parents are Patrick and Patti Schmaltz, Danbury, Conn., formerly of Fargo; Mark and Janet Smith, Orland Park, Ill; and Pat and Kim Rauen, Worth, Ill.
Natalie graduated in 2002 from Fargo North High School and in 2008 she graduated from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, with a bachelor’s degree in athletic training. She is employed at Midwest Bone and Joint Institute, Elgin, Ill.
Brandon graduated in 2003 from Carl Sandburg High School, Orland Park, and in 2007 he graduated from Illinois State University, Bloomington, with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. He is a senior juvenile counselor/teacher’s aide at Hulse Detention Center, Lake County, Ill.
A March 15 wedding and reception are planned at the Arboretum Club, Buffalo Grove, Ill.